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Definitions of obstinate:
  • verb:   persist stubbornly
    Example: "He obstinates himself against all rational arguments"
  • adjective:   persisting in a reactionary stand
  • adjective:   resistant to guidance or discipline
    Example: "An obstinate child with a violent temper"
  • adjective:   stubbornly persistent in wrongdoing

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